Publisher: Brewers Publications, 2001.
Soft Cover, 172 pages, 6 x 9.
If you ride a bike, love good beer, and want to explore the beauty of the Rocky Mountain West -- long a favorite of mountain bikers and beer drinkers -- this book's for you. This five-state region's beautiful mountains, plains, and foothills, along with the proliferation of five-star brewpubs, makes it a biker's paradise.
This unique guide, the only one of its kind, pairs the very best trails and brewpubs in each area, including:34 cities and towns, descriptions, and local information
Detailed locator maps of the areas
34 highlighted trails plus other suggested rides
Description of the trail and directions to trailhead
Ride length, type, and technical and aerobic difficulty
36 outstanding brewpubs
Directions from trail to pub
The price of a pint, atmosphere, and beer critiques
Local bike shops
Visitor information for each city and town.
Todd Mercer is a biking journalist, an avid mountain biker, beer enthusiast, and homebrewer. This is the first in his series of six regional Bike & Brew guides.